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TIMETABLE FOR FRIDAY MARCH 4

On stony ice:

The Saskatchewan Senior Women’s and Senior Men’s Curling Championships continue today and run through Sunday in Aberdeen. The Senior Women’s Division features seven teams in a round-robin plus playoff format. The senior men’s event is a modified 12-team triple knockout plus a playoff format. Today’s schedule features draws for senior women at 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m., while there are four draws for senior men at 12:30 p.m., 4:30 p.m. and 8:30 p.m.

The Tim Horton’s Brier, Canadian Men’s Curling Championship, begins tonight and runs until Sunday, March 13and in Lethbridge. There are 18 participating teams, 14 provincial and territorial champions plus the defending champion and three wild card teams. The field is divided into two pools of nine teams each for the preliminary round robin, followed by the playoffs. Among the 18 teams are foursomes led by Saskatchewan champion Colton Flasch of Saskatoon-Nutana and undisputed contender Matt Dunstone of Regina. Both are in pool A. On their program today…

7:30 p.m.: Saskatchewan-Flasch vs. Alberta-Koe

Wild Card 2-Dunstone vs New Brunswick-Grattan

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Western Hockey League–10 games:

Saskatoon Blades vs Winnipeg ICE

(Game time is 7 p.m. at the SaskTel Center. The CJWW broadcast begins at 6:30 p.m. with the pre-game show and play-by-play at 7 p.m. The Bridge City Bunch has 29 wins , 18 losses, 3 overtime losses for 61 points…good for 5th place in the Eastern Conference Winnipeg has 35 wins, 9 losses, 4 overtime losses for 74 points…good for 2nd place in the East .)

Prince Albert Raiders vs. Moose Jaw Warriors — 7 p.m.

(PA has 19 wins, 28 losses, 3 overtime losses for 41 points… good for 11th place in the Eastern Conference. Moose Jaw has 30 wins, 18 losses, 5 overtime losses for 65 points… good for 4and place to the east. The Raiders’ next home game is tomorrow against Winnipeg. Game time is 7 p.m. at the Art Hauser Center.)

Red Deer Rebels at Regina Pats — 7 p.m.

Lethbridge Hurricanes at Brandon Wheat Kings — 7 p.m.

Calgary Hitmen vs. Edmonton Oil Kings — 8 p.m.

Victoria Royals vs. Kelowna Rockets — 9:05 p.m.

Kamloops Blazers vs. Vancouver Giants — 9:30 p.m.

Spokane Chiefs at Prince George Cougars — 9 p.m.

Seattle Thunderbirds vs. Tri-City Americans—9:05 p.m. in Kennewick, Wa.

Portland Winterhawks at Everett Silvertips — 9:05 p.m.

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Saskatchewan Junior Hockey League – 5 games:

Estevan Bruins at Melville Millionaires—7 p.m.

Battlefords North Stars at Kindersley Klippers — 7:30 p.m.

Melfort Mustangs at Nipawin Hawks — 7:30 p.m.

Flin Flon Bombers at LaRonge Ice Wolves — 7:30 p.m.

Weyburn Red Wings vs. Yorkton Terriers — 7:30 p.m.

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Prairie Junior Hockey League playoffs – 3 games:

Carrot River Thunder vs. Saskatoon Westleys – 8 p.m. at Rod Hamm Arena

(Opening match of the best of seven Northern Division semi-finals)

Pilot Butte Storm vs. Fort Knox — 7:30 p.m. at Fort Qu’Appelle

(Opening match of the best of seven Southern Division semi-finals)

Regina Silver Foxes vs. Regina Capitals — 7:45 p.m.

(Opening match of the best of seven Southern Division semi-finals)

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National Hockey League — 7 games:

Dallas Stars vs. Winnipeg Jets — 7 p.m.

Minnesota Wild at Buffalo Sabers — 6 p.m.

Detroit Red Wings at Tampa Bay Lightning — 6 p.m.

New Jersey Devils vs. New York Rangers — 6 p.m.

Pittsburgh Penguins vs. Carolina Hurricanes – 6 p.m.

Los Angeles Kings vs. Columbus Blue Jackets — 6 p.m.

Vegas Golden Knights at Anaheim Ducks — 9 p.m.

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On the campus:

Canada West University Women’s Volleyball Conference Playoffs

Saskatchewan Huskies vs. UBC-Okanagan Heat — 6 p.m.

Manitoba Bisons vs Mount Royal Cougars — 8 p.m.

(Both games at PAC. The four teams play a round robin with the top two teams advancing to the next round of the playoffs.)

Canada West University Men’s Volleyball Conference Playoffs

Saskatchewan Huskies at Alberta Golden Bears — 9 p.m. at Edmonton

(The Huskies are in a four-team round robin with UBC and Fraser Valley, with the top two teams advancing to the next round of the playoffs.)

Canada West University Women’s Hockey Conference Playoffs

Saskatchewan Huskies vs Mount Royal Cougars — 7 p.m. in Calgary

(Opening match of best-of-three semi-final)

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At high school level:

The City High School Wrestling Championships continue and conclude today at Aden Bowman Collegiate. Matches begin today at 2:30 p.m. and end at 8 p.m., after which the team titles will be determined. Additionally, there are 17 different weight classes for boys and 12 different weight classes for girls. The top four in each weight class will qualify for the provincial championships, which will take place on March 18and and 19and at Evan Hardy College.

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National Basketball Association – 9 games:

Toronto Raptors vs. Orlando Magic – 6:30 p.m. Toronto

Indiana Pacers at Detroit Pistons — 6 p.m.

Cleveland Cavaliers at Philadelphia 76ers – 6 p.m.

Atlanta Hawks vs. Washington Wizards – 6 p.m.

Milwaukee Bucks vs. Chicago Bulls – 6:30 p.m.

Utah Jazz at New Orleans Pelicans — 7 p.m.

Minnesota Timberwolves at Oklahoma City Thunder – 7 p.m.

Houston Rockets vs. Denver Nuggets – 8 p.m.

New York Knicks vs. Phoenix Suns — 9 p.m.

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National Lacrosse League — 2 games:

Rochester Knighthawks at Georgia Swarm – 6:30 p.m.

Calgary Roughnecks vs. San Diego Seals — 9 p.m.

(The Saskatchewan Rush return to action tomorrow when they visit Panther City in Fort Worth, TX at 7:30 p.m. The Rush have 3 wins, 6 losses… good for 5th place in the West Division. Panther City has 2 wins, 8 losses… good for 6th place in the West Saskatchewan’s next home game is Saturday, March 19and against the Rochester Knighthawks. Game time is 7:30 p.m. at the SaskTel Centre.)

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